A trade that includes custom cabinetry and woodwork, in a commercial or residential building, Architectural millwork not only includes cabinetry, but also paneling, doors, fixtures, moldings etc. And is not limited to wood, it can include other materials, including glass, metal, plastic to mention a few. It generally requires a concept design usually started by Architect or Designer, and completed with manufacturer's shop drawings until approval "when production begins". Needing a great deal of attention, throughout the design and sample approval process, production planning and installation The finish product is made to fit the desired space, to make a more useful and beautiful living space
Basic understanding of other aspects of construction is important due to the intricate connection between the millwork and other trades including. electrical, plumbing, stone , glass, metal work, flooring etc.
a key factor in the success of this type of projects is good coordination by a the project manager.
Walnut Cabinetry with faux finish doors - design by Studio William Hefner